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Arlene R. Shannon, 79, of Newville, loving mother and grandmother, peacefully passed away on Thursday, May 13, 2010, in Cumberland Crossings Retirement Community, Carlisle. She was born on Thursday, August 21, 1930, in Carlisle, a daughter of the late Roy Wolfe and Beatrice (Graham) Wolfe Martin and the widow of Jay H. Shannon, who died Oct. 18, 2001.

Arlene had co-owned and operated along with her late husband, Shannon’s Grocery Store in Centerville for 26 years. She was a member of South Fairview First Church of God, Newville. Arlene enjoyed being a homemaker, watching baseball and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by a son, Stan J. Shannon of Newville, a daughter, Vickie S. Greer of Carlisle and two grandchildren; Andrea Shannon and Ian Shannon.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 18, 2010, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev. Harry Madison officiating. Burial will be in Centerville Memorial Park, Newville. A viewing will be held on Tuesday from 1 p.m. until time of services. Memorials may be made to South Fairview First Church of God, 1212 Centerville Rd., Newville, PA 17241.

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Stan, Andrea & Ian, We are so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. You all are in our thoughts & prayers.

Kay, Mike (Slim) & Michael Miller
 Vickie, Stan, Andrea & Ian,
Arlene will truly be missed. She was a wonderful person and it was pleasure to have known her. God Bless.

Fred & Brenda Harrison
Stan & Family, I am very sorry for your loss. God Bless and Be Well.

Mark Donahue & Local 2536
Vickie and Stan, Sorry to hear about your Mom.

Katherine Penner and Lee Sheller
Vickie and Stan:

You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time in your lives.

You now have the memories to hold unto.

Betty Fraker, Barb Adams, Linda Markley
Sorry to learn that your Mother passed away. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very sad time.

Terry and Sandra Lescalleet Brindle
 Stan and Vickie,
I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. She always had a beautiful smile for everyone and she was a good person.  I'm sorry I could not attend today because of my work schedule.  My thoughts are with you and God Bless You and your families.

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
"Five Generations of Service"
Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Seymour A. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Jessie Morrison Ewing, FD
(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
Hastings A. Ewing, FD
(1866 ~ 1924)
Alexander B. Ewing, FD
(1831 ~ 1903)

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